Tag Archive: identify

Apr
02

How to guide: Help in identifying if your Dreambox is a clone

A guide on how to see if your Dreambox satellite receiver (Dm500S, DM800HD, DM600PVR etc) is a clone or a genuine Dream Multimedia unit. This method is using the in built Linux of the box to request its Mac address and match up against what you may already know (from sticker on box) or not

Mar
01

How to guide: Identify the differences between a Dreambox DM800HD & a DM800 Clone

This guide may help you identify the key differences between a Dream Multimedia DM800HD genuine receiver and a cheap Chinese DM800HD clone. This information is useful in troubleshooting, upgrades, firmware flashing and other situations where getting the wrong info may do some damage.